J.S. Held expands EH&S and forensic engineering practices with the acquisition of Veritox, Inc. & GT Engineering. View press release.


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J.S. Held Opens Kansas City Office & Welcomes Mark Hartmann

J.S. Held is delighted to welcome Mark Hartmann as Assistant Vice President as we expand our offerings across the Midwest.  Mark will be managing our operations out of the newly opened Kansas City office and he and his team will provide consulting services to our customers in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Northern Oklahoma, and the Dakotas.  Mark brings with him more...

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Is the sky the limit for skyscrapers?

Jonathon Held, president and CEO of J.S. Held, weighs in on the amplification of risk in high-rise construction in the October issue of Hiscox Global Insight at http://www.hiscoxlondonmarket....

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J.S. Held Expands Into Environmental Services With Acquisition of U.S. HELM

J.S. Held today announced the acquisition of U.S. Health and Environmental Liability Management, LLC (“U.S. HELM”).  Tracey Dodd, founder and principal of U.S. HELM, joins J.S. Held as Executive Vice President and National Director of Health and Environmental Services.  

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J.S. Held Acquires Lovett Silverman

J.S. Held LLC, a leading, national, full service construction consulting firm, today announced the acquisition of Lovett Silverman Construction Consultants, Inc. John J. Lovett, President of the firm, joins J.S. Held as Senior Vice President and National Director of Surety Services.

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Acquisition of Wakelee Associates, LLC

Jericho, NY and Hackensack, NJ – January 4, 2016 – J.S. Held LLC, a leading national construction consulting firm providing specialized services to the insurance industry, today announced the acquisition of Wakelee Associates, LLC. Timothy Woods, Wakelee’s President joins J.S. Held as Executive Vice President. “We are excited to welcome Tim and the entire Wakelee staff of energetic and knowledgeable...

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J.S. Held Acquires Chroma Building Corp.

J.S. Held acquires Property Loss Division of Chroma Building Corp. Industry veteran Doug DePhillips joins management team . Please click here for more information.

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The Lloyds Market Association

The Lloyds Market Association Master Class in Course of Construction and Delayed Start Up claims will be taught by Jonathon Held on March 16th from 9:30-11:30 at the Lloyds Building Old Library. For more information contact the Lloyds Market Association at www.lmalloyds.com

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2015 JAN Bob Leiter joins J.S. Held in Detroit

Bob Leiter joins J.S. Held as a Director in the Detroit Michigan office as one of the most respected consultants on large and complex claims not only Detroit but the United States. Bob brings to J.S. Held over 50 years of insurance and construction industry experience from owning his own millwork company, project managing for a Detroit contractor and providing...

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